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To become a reality after having been a fantasy, hope, expectation, fear, etc. Wow, you've got a great job and a baby on the way—everything you've ever wanted is coming true! I'm afraid our worst fears have come true. The sharks have grown legs.
to materialize as expected or hoped. Jane's wishes had come true. Dave wondered if his dreams would ever come true.
Happen as predicted, be realized or fulfilled, as in Her marriage is my fondest dream come true. [Early 1800s]
To happen as predicted: My fondest dreams have at last come true.